• India's Covid19 death toll climbs to 68, over 2,900 cases reported 04 Apr 2020 07:55 New Delhi: The number of COVID-19 cases in the country climbed to 2,902 on Saturday while the death toll rose to 68, according to the Union Health Ministry. The number of active COVID-19 cases stands at 2,650, while 183 people were either cured or …
  • Pakistan records 2,700 coronavirus cases; Punjab province crosses 1,000-mark 04 Apr 2020 07:49 By PTI ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's coronavirus cases rose to 2,708 on Saturday with the number of patients in the Punjab province, which accounts for more than half of the country's total population, crossing the 1,000-mark. According to the National …
  • Kashmir domicile law 04 Apr 2020 07:30 By the time they can turn their focus back on intern­ationa­l matter­s, it will likely be too late for Kashmi­ris India’s new domicile law for occupied Kashmir has been met by a chorus of criticism from inside and outside the country. Under the new law, …
  • The World Rediscovers Cuban Medical Internationalism 04 Apr 2020 07:16 A brigade of more than 50 Cuban doctors and nurses arrived in Lombardy, one of the worst-affected regions in Italy, in response to a plea for international help. Just weeks ago, in late February 2020, US Democratic Senator Bernie Sanders was vilified by …
  • 4 militants killed as Kashmir gunfight ends (Ld) 04 Apr 2020 06:39 Srinagar, April 4 (IANS) Four militants who may have been involved in three civilian deaths earlier in th week, were killed and three soldiers were also injured in a gunfight on Saturday in J&K’s Kulgam district, police said. All four militants …
  • Covid-19 Live: India case count nears 3,000 04 Apr 2020 06:33 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates 47 fresh Coronovirus positive cases reported in Maharashtra today- 28 in Mumbai, 15 in Thane district, 1 in Amravati, 2 in Pune and 1 in Pimpri Chinchwad; The total number of positive cases in the state rises to …
  • Masood denounces India’s attempts to change IOJK demography 04 Apr 2020 06:14 OUR CORRESPONDENT MUZAFFARABAD The Azad Jammu and Kashmir President Sardar Masood Khan has spurned the new domicile rules imposed by the Indian government with the motives to change demography of Indian Occupied Jammu Kashmir (IOJK). ‘The Indian government …
  • PTI leader urges redoubling of efforts to expose India 04 Apr 2020 05:39 PTI leader urges redoubling of efforts to expose India ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Azad Jammu and Kashmir chapter President Barrister Sultan Mahmood Chaudhry rejected the newly introduced amendments in Jammu and Kashmir domicile law by the …
  • Curbing coronavirus – Beyond the Tigers 04 Apr 2020 05:34 Curbing coronavirus – Beyond the Tigers ISLAMABAD: Prime minister Imran Khan’s race against time to curb the Coronavirus epidemic across Pakistan appears dangerously set to fall short of meeting the challenge. Beyond his refusal to order a lockdown in …
  • Pakistan coronavirus positive cases exceed 2,400 as country struggles to stop congregational prayers 04 Apr 2020 05:28 Image Source : AP Pakistan struggles to stop congregational prayers, cases surge past 2,400 Pakistan's coronavirus cases crossed 2,400 on Friday as the authorities struggled to stop big congregational gatherings despite government's notification …
  • Minister Promises to Act Against Private Schools Not Paying Salaries to Teachers 04 Apr 2020 05:25 Shafqat Mahmood, the federal minister for education has promised to take action against the private schools in the federal capital that are not paying salary on a regular basis to its teachers. He said in a tweet that same advise would be given to all the …
  • LIVE: New cases emerge across country as death toll reaches 40 04 Apr 2020 05:25 PHOTO: Twitter (@Jhagra) ISLAMABAD / KARACHI / PESHAWAR / QUETTA / LAHORE: The novel coronavirus emerged in the central China city of Wuhan towards the end of last year and proliferated to almost the whole world within a couple of months. …
  • Can’t afford ‘indefinite’ lockdown: DG ISPR 04 Apr 2020 05:25 Milita­ry spokes­person says it’s necess­ary to contin­ue delive­ry of essent­ial requir­ements and servic­es ISPR DG Maj-Gen Babar Iftikhar. PHOTO: ISPR ISLAMABAD: The military on Friday said the country could not afford an “indefinite” lockdown to …
  • Jammu and Kashmir: Two militants killed in encounter in Kulgam 04 Apr 2020 05:21 At least two militants were killed in an encounter in Kulgam in South Kashmir on Saturday morning, police said. (Representational Image) At least two militants were killed in an encounter in Kulgam district in South Kashmir on Saturday morning. A police …
  • Two militants killed in ongoing gunfight with security forces at Kashmir's Kulgam district 04 Apr 2020 05:10 Express News Service SRINAGAR: Two militants were killed in the ongoing encounter with security forces in south Kashmir's Kulgam district on Sarurday. A police official said acting on specific information about presence of militants, police, CRPF and …
  • India's new residence law triggers fury in Kashmir 04 Apr 2020 04:57 Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu nationalist government has introduced a new set of laws for India-administered Kashmir, including a controversial domicile law which gives new rights for people from other parts of India residing in the territory. …
  • 'Over 9,000 women sign up for corona relief force' 04 Apr 2020 04:55 ‘Over 9,000 women sign up for corona relief force’ Islamabad : Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Youth Affairs Muhammad Usman Dar Friday said over 9,000 women have registered themselves at the Pakistan Citizen Portal for the Prime Minister’s …
  • Coordinated national response to COVID-19 demanded 04 Apr 2020 04:55 Coordinated national response to COVID-19 demanded Islamabad : Chairman, Senate Foreign affairs Committee and Pakistan-China Institute, Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed hosted an all parties Webinar on ‘Confronting Coronavirus & Pakistan-China relations’ …
  • Coronavirus: 60-Year-Old COVID-19 Patient With "No Travel History" Dies In Bikaner 04 Apr 2020 04:53 The total number of coronavirus positive cases in Rajasthan has risen to 191 (Representational) Jaipur: A 60-year-old coronavirus positive woman having no travel history died at a hospital in Rajasthan's Bikaner today as the state reported 12 fresh …
  • COVID-19 in J&K: 5 more test positive for coronavirus, tally rises to 75 04 Apr 2020 04:48 Image Source : AP COVID-19 in J&K: 5 more test positive for coronavirus, tally rises to 75 With five more persons testing positive on Friday, the number of COVID-19 cases is Jammu and Kashmir has gone up to 75. Government spokesman Rohit Kansal said in …
  • India records highest spike with 478 coronavirus cases in 24 hours; total at 2,547 04 Apr 2020 04:48 Image Source : INDIA TV India records highest spike with 478 coronavirus cases in 24 hours; total at 2,547 (Figures last updated on April 3, 9 PM) With 478 fresh cases of the deadly coronavirus in 24 hours, India recorded its highest spike so far on Friday …
  • Corona isolation hospital opens in Muzaffarabad 04 Apr 2020 04:45 MUZAFFARABAD: Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider on Friday inaugurated the first independent Corona Isolation Hospital equipped with modern electro-medical apparatus and specialised staff. The 50-bed facility has been set up in …
  • Cops in Mansehra given protection gear 04 Apr 2020 04:44 Cops in Mansehra given protection gear MANSEHRA: The cops in the district equipped with protection gears, an official said on Friday. “The policemen performing duty at entry and exit points of quarantine centres and such other vulnerable places in the …
  • OKC seeks WHO access to IOK, Indian prisons 04 Apr 2020 04:29 OKC seeks WHO access to IOK, Indian prisons LONDON/BRUSSELS: The Organisation of Kashmir Coalition (OKC) has urged upon the United Nations to intervene in the critical situation of Indian occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IoJK) in the wake of rapid spread of …
  • "I'm Choosing Not To Do It": Trump As US Urges Citizens To Wear Masks 04 Apr 2020 03:53 Washington: United States on Friday advised all Americans to wear masks in public to protect against the new coronavirus, fearing the illness that has infected more than one million people worldwide may be spreading by normal breathing. The recommendation …
  • China Marks Sombre Tomb Sweeping Festival Amid Coronavirus 04 Apr 2020 03:53 China: China came to a standstill on Saturday to mourn patients and medical staff killed by the coronavirus, as the world's most populous country observed a nationwide three-minute silence. At 10 am (0200 GMT), citizens paused, cars, trains and ships …
  • Donald Trump Expands Role Of US Army In The "War" Against Coronavirus 04 Apr 2020 03:53 COVID-19 Pandemic: We are in a war - with an invisible enemy, US President Donald Trump said. Washington: US President Donald Trump has expanded the role of the US Army in the fight against deadly coronavirus, saying that no one is better prepared to fight …
  • Securitizing Bare Life Human Security and Coronavirus 04 Apr 2020 03:29 The Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) which has infected more than a million people and resulted in more than 50,000 deaths worldwide since its discovery in Wuhan, China in December 2019 arguably constitutes the greatest threat to human security since the ' …
  • Will the pandemic bring peace? 04 Apr 2020 02:49 Will the pandemic bring peace? A global pandemic that moves with lightning speed to spread its deadly payload across borders, communities and class, demands a reconsideration at many levels. Even as we struggle to shape rapid responses to the crisis, a …
  • India’s tally of corona positive 2,547; Maha worst hit 04 Apr 2020 02:48 New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) The total number of confirmed cases of novel coronavirus in India stood at 2,547, according to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Friday. Of these 2,322 are active cases of COVID-19, 162 individuals have recovered and …
  • Decimating Kashmir 04 Apr 2020 02:41 Decimating Kashmir In its latest move to bring against the people of Kashmir, the BJP government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi has altered citizenship laws, allowing outsiders who have lived in Kashmir for 15 years to gain Kashmiri domiciles. Students …
  • Parents Seek Release Of Jailed Kin 04 Apr 2020 02:31 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 1Shares Representational Pic Srinagar: Parents of several youth detained last year after revocation of Article 370, staged a protest in south Kashmir’s Tral Town on Friday demanding immediate release of their sons over fears …
  • Govt Extends Ban on High Speed Internet in Kashmir 04 Apr 2020 02:31 Press Trust of India | April 3, 2020 J&K Govt Extends 2G Mobile Internet Services Till April 15 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 4Shares Kashmiris are locked down in their homes with internet on 2g speed amid panic of coronavirus. Jammu-The Jammu and …
  • Covid-19: Five More Test Positive, Tally Reaches 75 04 Apr 2020 02:31 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 5Shares Health workers wearing protective gear scan visitors at the entrance of a hospital in the wake of coronavirus outbreak, in Srinagar. | Photo Credit: PTI Jammu- Five more persons including four from Valley tested …
  • During Pandemic, Dialysis is a New Deadly Distress in Kashmir 04 Apr 2020 02:31 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 16Shares A fortnight ago amid covid-19 lockdown, a software distributed among the health service providers in Kashmir rendered scores of Ayushman Bharat golden cards defunct. The decision during pandemic times has only left …
  • Sgr Admin Designates 23 Stores For Home-Delivering Groceries 04 Apr 2020 02:31 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 1Shares Srinagar- In view of restrictions on business operations and public movement imposed as part of measures to contain spread of COVID-19 in the district the Srinagar administration has designated 23 department stores …
  • Those Inciting People On Domicile Law Will Be Arrested: IGP 04 Apr 2020 02:31 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 35Shares IGP Vijay Kumar – File Pic Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir police have tasked its cyber wing to identify social media users trying to incite people over the newly introduced domicile law, reports said Friday. …
  • Centre Amends J&K Domicile Law, Reserves All Jobs For Domiciles 04 Apr 2020 02:31 Press Trust of India | April 3, 2020  Amends Apr 1 order after angry reactions WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 5Shares North Block – File Pic New Delhi- The government amended its two-day-old order on Friday night and reserved all jobs in Jammu and Kashmir …
  • Domicile Law Drafted By A Failed Law Graduate: Amitabh Matoo 04 Apr 2020 02:31 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 0Shares Amitabh Mattoo with Governor NN Vohra- File photo Srinagar: Noted academician Amitabh Matoo says that the draft regarding the domicile law for J&K has been prepared by a Section Officer who probably failed in his …
  • Indian police arrest four youths in IOK 04 Apr 2020 02:20 Indian police arrest four youths in IOK ISLAMABAD: Indian police arrested four more youths from different areas of occupied Kashmir on Friday. According to the Kashmir Media Service, the police conducted house raids and arrested four youths from Handwara …
  • The 2020 Delhi Riots: Implications for Southeast Asia 04 Apr 2020 02:10 AdvertisementSince the 1980s, India’s capital city has witnessed a spate of inter-racial and religious riots. In November 1984, there were Hindu-Sikh riots as Hindu mobs took revenge on the Sikh community following the assassination of Prime Minister …
  • Innovative Covid-19 decontamination tunnel in Kashmir; SMC's indigenous move 04 Apr 2020 01:51 How to make your immune system stronger to fight COVID-19 As the saying goes, there is light at the end of the tunnel, amid the coronavirus pandemic in the Valley it proves right. Hospital visitors in Srinagar were awestruck when they were asked to walk …
  • Fact Check: JK state BOSE has NOT promoted class 10, 11 and 12th students, notification fake 04 Apr 2020 01:48 Bengaluru traffic police perform drills asking people to stay home Amid coronavirus pandemic in the country, several examinations stand postponed in the state of Jammu and Kashmir due to the lockdown imposed by the government. Meanwhile, students in the …
  • Davinder Singh case: Where is the suspended Jammu and Kashmir DSP? Details inside 04 Apr 2020 01:44 Bengaluru police training street dogs DSP Davinder Singh, a suspended Jammu and Kashmir police officer, was on Friday sent to further custodial interrogation by a Delhi court till April 10. He was arrested while ferrying two Hizb-ul-Mujahideen terrorists …
  • PM Modi's '9 minutes At 9 pm' appeal: Is this what India needs right now? 04 Apr 2020 01:44 Coronavirus Status in India At 5 pm on 22nd March 2020, when we, countrymen of India were summoned to applaud, to show solidarity to the on-ground workers fighting the ongoing pandemic at the frontline, I was one among the 1.3 billion Indians to have …
  • Webinar: Racial Justice has no Borders: War & Militarization in the time of Pandemic 04 Apr 2020 01:30 WEBINAR: Racial Justice has no Borders: War & Militarization in the time of Pandemic When: April 6th at 12 PM PDT (3 pm EDT, 2 pm CDT, 1 pm MDT) Sign up here: https://abolishtheaumf.typeform.com/to/PGiFuP Racial Justice Has No Borders …
  • Coronavirus outbreak: In 3 days, cases double across India, 25% linked to Tablighi meet 04 Apr 2020 00:53 At the Yamuna Sports Complex auditorium in Delhi, Friday. It houses the homeless and migrants stopped by police. (Photo: Amit Mehra) While the number of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) cases across the country has doubled in the last three days, from 1,251 on …
  • Political row later, Centre climbs down on J&K order, reserves all jobs for UT domiciles 04 Apr 2020 00:53 Lockdown at Bandipora in north Kashmir. (Express photo by Shuaib Masoodi) Two days after introducing a new domicile clause redefining residence and recruitment rules for Jammu and Kashmir, the Centre on Friday amended its order to reserve all jobs in the …
  • 2301 COVID-19 cases in India, death toll 56 04 Apr 2020 00:49 New Delhi [India], April 3 (ANI): The total number of coronavirus cases in India on Friday climbed to 2301, including 156 cured and discharged and 56 deaths, said the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. At present, there are 2088 COVID-19 active cases …
  • Srinagar to start home delivery of groceries soon 04 Apr 2020 00:49 Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], April 3 (ANI): For the smooth management of situation arising out of coronavirus pandemic, the Jammu and Kashmir administration has rolled out an order stating that grocery owners in Srinagar will have to designate two …
  • 43 people quarantined in Poonch 04 Apr 2020 00:49 Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], April 3 (ANI): Police have quarantined 43 people after they travelled from Kashmir to Jammu's Poonch without any permission. "43 people, who travelled from Kashmir to Poonch in Jammu on foot via Mughal Road …
  • COVID-19 cases in J-K rise to 75 04 Apr 2020 00:49 Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], April 3 (ANI): The positive cases of COVID-19 rose to 75 in Jammu and Kashmir out of which 70 are active cases, Rohit Kansal, Principal Secretary, Planning, J-K UT administration, said on Friday. Five new cases were …
  • Doctors in PoK protest over no safety kits to treat COVID-19 patients 04 Apr 2020 00:49 Muzaffarabad [PoK], Apr 3 (ANI): The Young Doctors Association or YDA recently held a protest against the Pakistani government, demanding safety kits for health care staff dealing with suspected coronavirus patients in Pakistan occupied Kashmir. They also …
  • Sanitising tunnel installed in Srinagar hospital 04 Apr 2020 00:49 Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], April 3 (ANI): In a bid to contain the coronavirus spread, the Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) has installed the first decontamination and sanitising tunnel at Chest Diseases (CD) Hospital in the city. The …
  • Qureshi, Qatar counterpart discuss regional coronavirus situation and IOK Kashmir Media Service 04 Apr 2020 00:49 Islamabad, April 03 (KMS): Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi held a telephonic conversation with his Qatari counterpart Mohammad bin Abdulrahman Al Thani and discussed the challenges posed by the coronavirus and situation of Indian occupied Kashmir in …
  • This man is cycling 2,100 km from Mumbai to Jammu and Kashmir to see his ailing father 04 Apr 2020 00:49 Text Size: A- A+ Srinagar: For 36-year-old Mohammad Arif the nationwide lockdown to curb the coronavirus pandemic has led to a 2,100 km long journey on cycle from Mumbai to Jammu and Kashmir. It was a normal Thursday morning for Arif, who works as a …
  • Former Post Office staff given criminal convictions over IT scandal slam pitiful compensation payout 03 Apr 2020 23:22 Former Post Office staff who were bankrupted and given criminal convictions over the Horizon IT scandal have been handed as little as £500 in compensation. Hundreds of postmasters, once pillars of their communities, were removed from their posts or dragged …
  • Martin high-rise condo has eye-level view of Raiders Stadium 03 Apr 2020 23:22 David and Katy Tsai’s exclusive high-rise residence showcases a billion-dollar view. Observed through the unit’s floor-to-ceiling wall of glass, the iconic black-domed Allegiant Stadium dominates the southern skyline. “The Martin unit No. 1110 is one of …
  • Covid19 deaths in India climb to 62, cases touch 2,547 03 Apr 2020 21:48 The number of active COVID-19 cases stands at 2,322, while 162 people were either cured or discharged and one had migrated New Delhi: The number of COVID-19 cases climbed to 2,547 in the country on Friday while the death toll rose to 62, registering a jump …
  • Home Ministry modifies J&K domicile order, offers protection to all govt posts 03 Apr 2020 21:32 Amid protest from the Jammu unit of BJP, Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) reversed its order issued on March 31 offering protection to domiciles only in Group D and entry-level non-gazetted government posts. A fresh order issued late Friday provides …
  • Ban on high speed internet extended in J&K till April 15 03 Apr 2020 21:25 Restrictions on 4G Internet speed will continue in the Union Territory (File/Express photo: Shuaib Masoodi) The Jammu and Kashmir administration Friday extended the ban on high speed mobile internet in the UT till April 15, citing attempts by anti- …
  • Civil servants’ job reserved for J&K residents 03 Apr 2020 20:54 New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) In a historic decision by changing Jammu and Kashmir domicile rules, the Centre on Friday issued an order declaring that all civil servant jobs in the newly created Union Territory will be reserved for its residents. The Ministry …
  • CRPF helpline gets 91 percent calls for coronavirus, lockdown information; few for rations, healthcare 03 Apr 2020 20:28 NEW DELHI: Calls seeking to obtain information about COVID-19, its testing centres and lockdown related measures in the country constitute an overwhelming 91 per cent of distress messages received by a national CRPF helpline set up last week to help …
  • Modi government reserves jobs in J&K for domiciles; amends April 1 order after angry reactions 03 Apr 2020 20:12 By PTI NEW DELHI: The government amended its two-day-old order on Friday night and reserved all jobs in Jammu and Kashmir for the domiciles of the Union territory -- people who have stayed there for at least 15 years. On Wednesday, while laying down the …
  • Centre notifies amendments to the act providing domicile reservation for govt jobs in Jammu & Kashmir 03 Apr 2020 19:16 Facing criticism over the J&K domicile laws, the union home ministry notified amendments into order late on Friday night to say "a post carrying a pay scale of not more than level-4 is a domicile of Union territory of Jammu and Kashmir.” Now, all …
  • COVID-19 crisis: Pakistan announces massive package to restart economy 03 Apr 2020 19:05 By PTI ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Prime minister Imran Khan on Friday said that no one was sure how long the COVID-19 pandemic would last as he announced a massive package to the construction sector to restart economy, as the number of coronavirus patients rose …
  • Three judicial officers appointed as judges at common High Court of J&K, Ladakh 03 Apr 2020 17:49 The appointment was issued by President Ram Nath Kovind. (File Photo) Three serving judicial officers were on Friday appointed as judges of the common High Court in the Union Territories of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh. Pointing out that warrant of their …
  • LIVE: NCOC works as ‘nerve centre for timely decision-making’ on COVID-19, says ISPR DG 03 Apr 2020 17:41 Press briefing. SCREEENGRAB ISLAMABAD / KARACHI / PESHAWAR / QUETTA / LAHORE: The novel coronavirus emerged in the central China city of Wuhan towards the end of last year and proliferated to almost the whole world within a couple of months …
  • Qureshi discusses fight against coronavirus with Indonesian FM 03 Apr 2020 17:41 Foreig­n minist­er appris­es his Indone­sian counte­rpart of the law change in Occupi­ed Kashmi­r PHOTO: REUTERS ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi held a telephonic conversation with Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno LP Marsudi on Friday and …
  • COVID-19 - 10 Security Personnel At Mumbai Airport Test Positive For Coronavirus 03 Apr 2020 17:12 152 CISF personnel were staying at the facility where one had tested positive. New Delhi: Ten jawans of the Central Industrial Security Force or CISF posted at the Mumbai airport have tested positive for coronavirus. The paramilitary force has decided to …
  • Corona cases cross 2,600, death toll at 39 03 Apr 2020 17:07 –People defy Friday prayer ban, beat up police officials in Sindh KARACHI/LAHORE: The number of coronavirus infections in the country crossed 2,600 on Friday, with the federal and provincial governments struggling to prevent people from going to …
  • Coronavirus: Can't evacuate Indians stranded abroad, taking steps for their safety, Centre to HC 03 Apr 2020 16:13 NEW DELHI: The Centre told the Delhi High Court Friday that it cannot evacuate Indians abroad due to the lockdown to contain the spread of coronavirus pandemic, but was taking proactive steps for their safety and welfare. A bench of Justices Sanjeev …
  • J&K: 975 contacts of COVID-19 positive patients traced, will be tested, says govt 03 Apr 2020 16:08 Written by Arun Sharma | Jammu | Published: April 3, 2020 8:50:18 pm Officals of J&K health department visit houses of locals with travel histories outside the UT. (Express photo by Shuaib Masoodi) UT government here Friday claimed to have traced 975 …
  • Gathering of migrants, Jamaat event caused setback, Prez tells Guvs, LGs (Ld) 03 Apr 2020 15:44 New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) In his second communication with all Governors, Lieutenant Governors (LGs) and Administrators, President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday said that gathering of migrant workers and Tablighi Jamaat congregation in Delhi caused a setback …
  • ‘India’s new domicile law part of conspiracy to turn Muslim-majority IOK into minority’ 03 Apr 2020 15:29 AJK presid­ent denoun­ces Modi govern­ment’s attemp­ts to change Occupi­ed Kashmi­r's demogr­aphy File photo of AJK President Sardar Masood Khan. PHOTO: ANADOLU AGENCY MUZAFFARABAD: Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) President Sardar Masood Khan has spurned …
  • LIVE: Construction industry to resume work from April 14, announces PM Imran 03 Apr 2020 14:57 Press briefing. SCREEENGRAB ISLAMABAD / KARACHI / PESHAWAR / QUETTA / LAHORE: The novel coronavirus emerged in the central China city of Wuhan towards the end of last year and proliferated to almost the whole world within a couple of months …
  • Your Weekend Planner April 3: Bela Bose charms Calcutta again, Bond takes you to the Himalayas 03 Apr 2020 14:54 Dear Reader, We have successfully managed to stay home for nine days since PM Narendra Modi announced the lockdown. If you too have been home except for *really* urgent reasons. pat yourself on the back. We all deserve that for this feat. And as we gear up …
  • Suspended Jammu and Kashmir DSP Davinder Singh sent to further custody till April 10 03 Apr 2020 14:42 By PTI NEW DELHI: Suspended Jammu and Kashmir police officer Davinder Singh, who was arrested while ferrying two Hizb-ul-Mujahideen terrorists in a vehicle on the Srinagar-Jammu Highway earlier this year, was on Friday sent to further custodial …
  • "We Are A Family": Shah Rukh Khan To Aaditya Thackeray As Virus Spreads 03 Apr 2020 14:31 Coronavirus: Shah Rukh Khan and Aaditya Thackeray exchanged messages on Twitter Mumbai: Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan has thanked Shiv Sena leader Aaditya Thackeray for "working so hard for Maharashtra" as the state worst-hit by the novel …
  • Man Shot At For Asking People To Stay Indoors During Lockdown In UP 03 Apr 2020 14:31 Police has registered a case against six people who are all absconding. (Representational) Muzaffarnagar: A 30-year-old man was shot at by a group of people that was wandering outdoors after he asked them to stay in their homes and abide by the lockdown …
  • Coronavirus - Prepared If COVID-19 Spreads, Says Arvind Kejriwal As Delhi Cases Near 400 03 Apr 2020 14:31 Arvind Kejriwal also launched a coronavirus WhatsApp helpline. New Delhi: There is still no community transmission of coronavirus in Delhi but the government is prepared to handle even if it spreads, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday as the number …
  • J&K risk becoming a police state; Oppn react to Kashmir IGP’s remark on domicile law criticism 03 Apr 2020 14:23 On Tuesday, the centre had issued the gazette notification defining the domiciles of the Jammu and Kashmir (Express photo by Shuaib Masoodi) Kashmir Inspector General of Police (IGP) Vijay Kumar’s statement that police would arrest those “instigating …
  • Muslim missionary group identified as coronavirus 'super-spreader' 03 Apr 2020 14:14 NEW DELHI - The devotees came by the thousands from all corners of India and beyond, converging on a large white complex in a crowded quarter of Delhi to share a message of piety. When they left in the first weeks of March, they unknowingly carried the …
  • PM Modi's appeal to nation: Light diyas at 9 pm for 9 mins on April 5 03 Apr 2020 13:33 Prime Minister Modi interacts with citizens. (DD News/PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday appealed to citizens to light candles at 9 pm on April 5 for the nation to show their “strength of unity” in their fight against coronavirus which has …
  • '647 corona cases found in 2 days linked to Tablighi' 03 Apr 2020 13:26 New Delhi: As many as 647 COVID-19 positive cases found in 14 states in the last two days are linked to the Tablighi Jamaat congregation, the Union health ministry said on Friday. Out of the 12 deaths reported in the last 24 hours some are related to the …
  • Covid live: Total number of cases in Noida reaches 50 03 Apr 2020 13:26 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Karnataka: A police personnel in Sullia town of Dakshina Kannada district got injured today after unidentified youth pelted stones at him when he stopped them from entering into the state, from Kerala. He was …
  • Coronavirus update: Positive cases in India rise to 2,069, death toll at 53. Here’s state-wise tally 03 Apr 2020 13:24 Homeless people take rest at a makeshift shelter, arranged inside a school, during a nationwide lockdown imposed in the wake of coronavirus, in Vijayawada (ANI) 3 min read. 02 Apr 2020 By Aparna Banerjea Maharashtra is the most-affected state with 335 …
  • India’s lockdown threatens millions with hardship 03 Apr 2020 13:24 India’s poor ask: ‘If we can’t go to work, how will we get money? And if we don’t have money, how will we eat? by Craig Jeffrey, Febe De Geest and Jane Dyson April 2, 2020 Migrant workers and their families leave New Delhi for their villages during the …
  • Bank Holidays in April 2020 03 Apr 2020 13:18 Among the major festivals in April 2020 are Ram Navami, Mahavir Jayanti, Good Friday and Bihu. Banks in various parts of India will be closed to observe them. Assam will celebrate Bihu for three days. Apart from that, some banks in some states will also …
  • Unable to get back to ailing mother: Real Kashmir coach stuck in India during coronavirus lockdown 03 Apr 2020 13:06 It was the love for football and Kashmir that brought David Robertson back to India after he went back home a few weeks into his new job as the manager of Real Kashmir Football Club. The Scot, a former Rangers and Leeds United left-back, has taken the I- …
  • LeT module busted in J&K; 4 terrorists, 3 terror associates held 03 Apr 2020 13:02 Apr 03, 2020, 04:16PM ISTSource: Times NowIn a major boost to anti-terror activities in Jammu and Kashmir, the state police have busted a Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terror module in Handwara. Four terrorists and their 3 associates were arrested with a huge …
  • Sindh govt's order of ‘complete lockdown’ defied by some mosques 03 Apr 2020 12:34 PHOTO: EXPRESS KARACHI: The Sindh government’s call for a “complete lockdown” on Friday from noon to 3 pm was defied by some mosques as congregational prayers were held as per routine. Majority of the people who attended the congregations and the prayer …
  • Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan Compares India's Ruling Party With Nazis 03 Apr 2020 11:59 India 11:03 GMT 03.04.2020(updated 11:17 GMT 03.04.2020) Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): India and Pakistan have been involved in three wars - two over Kashmir and a third over Bangladesh. Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday took a jibe at …
  • Coronavirus pandemic will not affect CPEC: Pakistan 03 Apr 2020 11:37 File Pakistan on Thursday said that coronavirus pandemic would not impact USD 60 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor and its projects would be completed on time. Foreign Office spokesperson Aisha Farooqui was asked at her weekly briefing about the …
  • J&K: Six Armymen injured as Pakistani troops resort to mortar shelling 03 Apr 2020 11:30 The Indian troops also retaliated. (Representational Image) Six Armymen were injured Friday when Pakistan resorted to unprovoked mortar shelling and small arms fire in Rajouri district’s Sunderbani sector along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and …
  • India's active coronavirus cases surpass China's 03 Apr 2020 11:10 Image Source : BING.COM/COVID India now has more active coronavirus cases than of China. India so far has 2,088 COVID-19 active cases in comparison to 1,727 of China's. (Photo courtesy: bing.com/covid ) The total number of coronavirus positive …
  • 140 who attended Jamaat, contacts test COVID-19 positive in Andhra, state tally jumps to 161 03 Apr 2020 11:10 Image Source : AP Andhra Pradesh records 161 coronavirus positive cases till now out of which 140 of them are those who attended the Tablighi Jamaat event in Delhi's Nizamuddin and their contacts. Andhra Pradesh has witnessed 161 confirmed coronavirus …
  • 5 security personnel injured in Pakistan firing along LoC in Jammu and Kashmir 03 Apr 2020 10:51 JAMMU: Five security personnel were injured in firing by the Pakistan Army along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district on Friday, officials said. The unproved ceasefire violation took place in Sunderbani sector of the district, they said. The …
  • Fake: Report of Kashmir becoming ‘Hindu majority’ 03 Apr 2020 10:49 CLAIM A screengrab of what looks like a Hindustan Times news report is doing the rounds on social media. It claims that home minister Amit Shah is against Kashmir retaining its Muslim majority and wants to alter its demography. “How can we allow one state …
  • Jammu BJP raises concerns over new J&K domicile rule with national leadership, Amit Shah 03 Apr 2020 10:41 The notification of domicile rules for the newly created Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir has the Jammu unit of the BJP worried and upset, as it not only loosens the criteria of who can claim domicile but only keeps lower level jobs reserved for locals …